Personal Counseling

two people talking -- faces not shown Psychological and Counseling Services Offered

Professional outpatient counseling and psychotherapeutic treatment is available to students at no charge. Services are provided by a clinical psychologist, clinical social workers and mental health counselors who are licensed in the state of Michigan at the highest level of practice. Students seek counseling for many different reasons including:

  • Anxiety and depression
  • Mood swings
  • Adjustment and developmental concerns
  • Self-esteem concerns
  • Relationship Concerns
  • Stress: academic and social pressures
  • Troublesome feelings including loneliness, shyness, fear and anger
  • Grief and loss
  • Academic performance and motivation
  • Drug and alcohol use issues

We are committed to enhancing the physical, psychological, emotional and relational well-being of the student in an attempt to promote personal growth and the achievement of academic success.



8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Appointments can be made by phone or email.



Meet our staff


All Services in the Wellness Center are Confidential

Our staff recognizes the importance of privacy and safety as the basis of effective therapy. We do not share information about students seeking help in the Wellness Center with anyone without written permission. Safeguarding information shared by students in the context of the counselor-client relationship is an ethical and legal responsibility of all Detroit Mercy clinicians. Counseling records are kept separate from the medical records and are not made accessible to medical practitioners without written consent.